Submit a topic
Proposals for research topics can be submitted by any individual, organisation or policy maker. The selection of research topics and the elaboration of KCE’s annual research programme takes place once per year, according to a specific procedure. This procedure starts with a call for study proposals in June. Please note that this concerns KCE’s ‘classical’ research programme. For the research programme on clinical trials, please visit the KCE Trials page. If you wish to be notified on our next call for research topics, please register on the ‘receive news’ page and select ‘Call for topics’.
The submission of research topics for KCE's annual programme should be done via the online form. The selection procedure then carried out in several stages 1. Assessment of eligibility In order to be taken into account, the topic must meet the following requirements: Was the form describing the topic received before the deadline? Is the form clear and complete? Does it allow priority assessment based on the criteria mentioned below? Does the topic belong to one of KCE’s activity domains: Good Clinical Practice (guidelines) Health Technology Assessment